This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word lindera
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Lindera, genus Lindera(noun)
aromatic evergreen or deciduous dioecious shrubs or trees of eastern Asia and North America
WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
Any plant of the genus Lindera, flowering shrubs and trees.
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Lindera is a genus of about 80-100 species of flowering plants in the family Lauraceae, mostly native to eastern Asia but with three species in eastern North America. The species are shrubs and small trees; common names include Spicewood, Spicebush, and Benjamin Bush.
U.S. National Library of MedicineRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
A plant genus in the LAURACEAE family. Lindera benzoin is a source of a balsamic resin called benzoin which is up to 1/3 BENZOIC ACID. This should not be confused with the chemical BENZOIN or the plant STYRAX BENZOIDES.